We Love Books, Just as Much as Makerspaces: The Story of How Our Students Built Our Collection

We Love Books, Just as Much as Makerspaces: The Story of How Our Students Built Our Collection

Something that bothers me so much is when I read articles that talk about how libraries are becoming Makerspaces. Our.

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Media Literacy:  Fake News, Part II

Media Literacy: Fake News, Part II

On the weekend of Thanksgiving 2016, a Tweet caught my attention with the word “Truthiness.” Originating from one of of.

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Do students need to follow a specific process for making and creating in a Makerspace?

Do students need to follow a specific process for making and creating in a Makerspace?

In a recent blog post, I presented the 7 Attributes of a GREAT Makerspace. These attributes are meant to serve.

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Agile Makerspaces

Agile Makerspaces

The Challenge Great Makerspaces democratize learning. They make materials, supplies, and concepts available and accessible to all learners. By properly.

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Training Wheels: From Replicator to Maker

Training Wheels: From Replicator to Maker

See that bad boy up there? Well that bike up there looks just like the one I learned to ride.

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Media Literacy Part I

Media Literacy Part I

During my edWeb.net webinar today (5PM, eastern), I will interview Greg Toppo, the National Education Writer for USA Today, and.

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Admin Advocacy: Where Do I Start?

Admin Advocacy: Where Do I Start?

By: Sarah Summerson $500. I blinked my eyes. I only have $500 to run an elementary school library program? Are.

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Making GREAT Makerspaces

Making GREAT Makerspaces

My work with schools across the Nation on planning and creating Makerspaces has proven to me that while anyone can.

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Connecting Through Skype In The Library

Connecting Through Skype In The Library

The 2016-2017 school year has been the most powerful for connections using Skype in the library. Several classes have utilized.

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